Tech Date #6 Progression Towards Industry 4.0

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aCAT Penang

16 Gat Lebuh China

George Town, Penang 10300

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Moving toward Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR4.0)

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“The Fourth Industrial Revolution” or “Industry 4.0” as it is also commonly known is a term you have heard a lot in recent years. But, many business leaders like you are wondering how it will impact your company. Even as an employee, you are concern on how it will affect your current job. Is it something that you should be afraid or embrace?

Join us today and get your answer from the speakers!

Key Takeaways

  • Introduction to the contexts of Industry 4.0 pillars
  • Understand its leverage for the talents and industries
  • Overview on the critical areas that can benefit from Industry 4.0
  • The effect on the jobs market and talent demand
  • Future steps for Malaysia in regard of Industry 4.0

Speaker #1 Mr. Choo Fook Seng

Mr. Choo Fook Seng obtained Bachelor’s degree of Electrical & Electronic Engineering from National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1990 and Master of Science in Communication Software Management from University of Essex UK in 1996. He had over 20 years of working experience in multinational corporations like Motorola & Intel and had a proven track record in managing and delivering multi-million dollars mobile phone and IA silicon/platform software engineering projects.

He is proficient in driving organisation continuous improvement initiatives like CMU SEI CMMI, ISO9001 and Agile SCRUM/LEAN best practices. He is qualified as ScrumAlliance.org Certified Scrum Master (CSM) & Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Intel University Certified Trainer of Toyota Production System’s LEAN/soft-skills, Motorola University Certified 6 Sigma Green Belter & SEI CMM Assessor/Trainer, and iNTACS Certified Automotive SPICE Provisional Assessor. His interests are in the areas of IoT, Automotive/Intelligent Transportation System (ITS), software engineering (web/mobile/embedded), and maker movement for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Speaker #2 Mr. CK Lam

Lam Chern Kit, graduated BEng(Hons) in electronics engineering from Lincoln University. He started his first job at UchiTec to design electronic modules for coffee machines, weighing scales and some medical products. He then spent 12 years in Vitrox Technologies, specialised in industrial products with image processing and embedded electronics technologies. From firmware & hardware design, he became R&D manager who took over a spin off subsidiary company, ViE (Vitrox Electronics).

He moved to EG Industries group in 2016 where he was promoted to head of R&D department. During his 2-year reign there, he was leading his engineers in many projects such as GPS tracker, wearable device, automotive lighting, and wireless smart home controller. He also won the 2017 IoT innovative awards organised by Asia IoT business platform. Now, he is co-founder of Starlab Technologies, focusing on IoT, AI and Industry 4.0 related fields to embark digital transformation in SEA.

What is TechDate?

Tech Date is an event initiated by Forwardemy and made possible together with aCAT Penang to introduce or update new programming skills or technology to the public. The event intends to bring together experts in the field to share and discuss the newest findings. Forms of the event could be - having speakers to share, lite workshops, and networking sessions.

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16 Gat Lebuh China

George Town, Penang 10300

Malaysia

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